Jobs at the globe
Jobs at the Globe
Our team is evolving and there's always room for talented, enthusiastic people to learn more about arts events and management. Please contact us for further information.
The Globe provides Hay with a unique and dynamic centre of arts, ideas and performance. This newly established venue along with its rich history, provides an exciting array of events, from art exhibitions to comedy and live music.
This unique position offers an exciting and challenging opportunity to drive the growth of the globe café/bar and contribute to the ongoing success of our arts venture: the Institute of Art and Ideas (IAI), in Hay-on-Wye.
This is a very exciting opportunity to join the Institute of Art and Ideas (IAI) at a key point in its development and play a vital part in its future. We put on events all year round and in addition host an annual philosophy and music festival HowTheLightGetsIn, which is growing rapidly, and attracts national and international speakers.
Reporting directly to the Globe General Manager, the Operations Manager is responsible for the day to day running of the globe, including managing the team, front of house service, achievement of targets and budget control. In addition to this side of the role, the manager is also responsible for raising our profile, fundraising and handling external relations for the globe at hay, along with management of the events team who programme, organize and promote events at the globe.
All applicants should have an excellent educational background and be able to show experience of team management in a café or bar and promotion and fund-raising in the arts. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the ability to motivate and lead others and to convince and win over potential patrons, funders, sponsors, and local interest groups. Above all you will have the charm, force and drive to make things happen. We are an organization in a hurry and we want you to make it happen faster still.
Please apply by sending your CV and Cover Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with 'Operations Manager'in the subject line
Off Grid Gourmet at the globe at hay is a busy cafe serving lunch and dinner as well as catering for events and weddings. We are looking to add a new member to our kitchen team, starting immediately.
The position will involve food preparation, cooking, serving, cleaning and daily operations of the kitchen alongside our chefs. You must be a team player, have the ability to learn quickly and fast. Kitchen experience is ideal.
Up to 30 hrs a week available including evenings and weekends - £8 / hour.
Contact the venue manager Olivia: email@example.com
Or drop by in person with a CV and ask for Olivia or Head Chef Hugh.
Arts and Events Intern
This is a unique opportunity to play a key part in the growth of the Institute of Art and Ideas (IAI), at the globe at hay.
IAI aims to bring new ideas in the arts to the wider public through festivals and regular weekly events. Through your role with the IAI you will be involved in the programming and coordination of a variety of events at the the globe in Hay on Wye. The events range from comedy and cultural evenings, live music and debates to parties and community events. You will also be involved in our annual festival, HowTheLightGetsIn, which is the world's largest philosophy and music festival, attracting thousands of visitors to the venue.
There is scope for somebody to take on a great deal of responsibility and gain valuable arts management experience. This is a challenging and varied opportunity that will really open doors for a graduate who is keen to start a career in the arts or events. All applicants should have an excellent education background, and a keen interest in and knowledge of arts and culture in general. Experience of putting on events and/or promotion and marketing will obviously be an advantage. The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate project management, journalistic and PR skills.
This is a 3 month placement which could potentially lead to a more permanent position.
Please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Interning at the globe
Interning at the globe is a rewarding and challenging experience. We tailor our programmes to your specific interests and ensure that you finish with a sense of having learnt and progressed. There are opportunities to gain experience in event management, marketing, arts administration, art curation and much besides. We will foster your development, introducing you to the key skills required for a career in relevant industries.